An egg a day is now okay
An egg a day is now okay

A breakfast treat once thought to be bad for your health has now been shown be part of a healthy, well-balanced diet.

Calories don't count - salt intake is linked to obesity
Calories don't count - salt intake is linked to obesity

A high salt intake may be linked to obesity, regardless of how many calories are consumed, experts have suggested.

Where can you find NZ's best bacon?
Where can you find NZ's best bacon?

The winners have been announced.

When should you talk to your kids about alcohol?
When should you talk to your kids about alcohol?

Having the "booze talk" with kids before they take their first sip of alcohol is crucial - and that moment comes earlier…

Food & Drink

The only hangover cure that works
The only hangover cure that works

A pint of water after a big night? Or a takeaway to soak up the booze? Scientists have now revealed…

Food for dad's day

I am most certainly not a dad but I love a well-made black pudding which Warren is incorporating in to his apple and potato…

Jamie Oliver's war on sugar

Crusading chef wants a sugar tax to curb obesity and diabetes.

Kerre McIvor: When in Rome - blend in

I'm always surprised that people feel they have a right to walk into any bar or any club in town as if they own the place…

Recipes: Create your own street food
Recipes: Create your own street food

Have all the fun of the fair creating your own street food.

Niki Bezzant: Bacon and eggs don't mix

Researchers have found a link between frequent consumption of processed meats and lower fertilisation in men, writes Niki…

Home cooks should avoid eating rare burgers

Restaurants can serve burgers rare, but home cooks should avoid leaving them pink in the middle, according to recommendations…

Top celebrity wines

We're all about celebrity sauvignon this week. From much-loved bards and talk-show talent to local heroes, it's all on show…

Grab a juicy burger

You've one day to eat a treat between two buns, warns Donna McIntyre.

Brunch: Orvieto, Three Kings
Brunch: Orvieto, Three Kings

The menu is an all-day list featuring everyone's favourites - buttermilk hotcakes with honeycomb butter…

Food & Drink Archives

Recipes

Recipe: Apple and almond bircher muesli
Recipe: Apple and almond bircher muesli

Not just a delicious dairy-free addition to drinks…

Recipes: Freshly made cakes
Recipes: Freshly made cakes

Nothing beats a freshly made cake to add a bit of…

Recipe: Gingernut caramel sandwiches
Recipe: Gingernut caramel sandwiches

A sprinkle of ginger adds just the right amount of…

Recipe: Slow-braised green pork curry
Recipe: Slow-braised green pork curry

Slow-cooking meat in the oven until it reaches that…

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Recipes

Three tasty venison recipes
Three tasty venison recipes

Lean, but certainly not mean, venison is a New Zealand-grown…

Recipe: Spiced sugar date doughnuts
Recipe: Spiced sugar date doughnuts

No-fuss treats are the best. Using just a few staple…

Recipe: Ricotta, salami and basil jacket potatoes
Recipe: Apple and custard tart
Recipe: Apple and custard tart

Apples are a baking favourite. This crunchy, versatile…

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